CONEWANGO - New York State Police at Jamestown have taken one man into custody and are seeking information about three more in connection with a Conewango home invasion.
Police have charged Anthony J. Eames, 26, of Elmira and Erin, with first-degree robbery following an investigation into a home invasion that occurred Nov. 23 around 1 a.m. The victim said four males entered his home, assaulted him and stole three rifles, a shotgun and a cellphone.
The other three subjects, believed to be from the Elmira area, are described as a black male, 6 feet 2 inches tall, 230 pounds with a large build and dreadlock-style hair about 6 inches in length; a black male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 170 pounds with a medium build; and a black male, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 150 pounds with a thin build.
State police at Jamestown are being assisted by state police at Horseheads and the Elmira Police Department in the investigation.
Anyone with information regarding the case is asked to call the New York State Police at Jamestown at 665-3113 or the New York State Police at Horseheads at 607-739-8797.